Burn, Baby, Burn!

Did you know that fires are an essential tool in farmland management? Each spring, the farmers use controlled burns on the ditches and ditch banks to get them ready for the summer irrigation season. Burning clears away old plants and weeds. This action helps to keep the precious water flowing in the irrigation ditches; and …

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Raising our family on the farm provides wonderful opportunities for gatherings. There’s always a reason to get together: work, camping trips, work, holidays, work, Sundays, ballgames, and work. You get it. But no matter the reason, getting together with cousins continues to be a highlight in the lives of our grandchildren…just as it was for …

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